§ 10. Sir ASSHETON POWNALL
asked the Minister of Labour the total staff of her Department and what it was a year ago?
§ Miss BONDFIELD
The total staff of the Ministry, excluding cleaners, was 19,186 on 1st May, 1930, and 16,650 on 1st May, 1929.
§ Lieut.-Colonel ACLAND-TROYTE
The right hon. Lady, then, has found employment for some 3,000 people?